Threat Description

Perfume

Details

Aliases:Perfume, G-Virus, Sorry
Category: Malware
Type:
Platform: W32

Summary



This virus will sometimes ask the user a question and not run the infected file unless the answer is "4711", which is the name of a perfume. In the most common variant of the virus the question has been overwritten with garbage. An earlier variant, 731 bytes long is also known.



Removal


Automatic action

Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.

More

You may wish to refer to the Support Community for further assistance. You also may also refer to General Removal Instructions for a general guide on alternative disinfection actions.



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